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  • Kids Like Mikayla Need You Now

    April 13, 2017

    It all began with a stomach ache. When Mikayla was just 4 years old, she began suffering from awful stomach pains and night terrors. Her worried parents took her to doctors. X-rays initially seemed to show that she was just badly constipated. But mom Sarah just knew her daughter’s pains were far more serious. That’s when the family’s pediatrician scheduled…

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  • Carson’s Heart Is Full…Because Of You!

    April 11, 2017

    “We were afraid we would never bring him home”, states Mom, Rochelle. It’s a parents greatest fear. Their child is born with a life threatening condition. Carson was born with a congenital heart defect. Two of his arteries were reversed and he wasn’t getting enough oxygen. The Children’s Hospital started surgery when he was 5 days old. At 12 days old,…

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  • Supporting Kidney Health For Our Kids

    March 8, 2017

    The Kidney Twins are helping sick kids learn faster and feel better thanks to your support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba! Twelve-year-old Gurkaran Billing was diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) when he was just days old. Over the years Gurkaran underwent a number of urologic surgeries, and received a kidney transplant at Children’s Hospital in 2014. “Children’s Hospital was a friendly place and…

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